Monday 10 August, 2020

The Lab led double-digit gains during Tuesday’s trading

The Lab led double-digit gains on an otherwise flat Tuesday of trading on the Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE).

The stock gained 19 per cent to close at $2.78, with over 1.2 million units trading hands. It was followed by 11 per cent gains for both 1834 Investments Limited closing at $0.89 and Cargo Handlers Limited closing at $7.83.

Overall Market activity resulted from trading in 74 stocks of which 38 advanced, 25 declined and 11 traded firm.

The JSE Combined Index declined by 262.09 points (0.07 per cent) to close at 374,299.91.

The JSE Index declined by 520.97 points (0.14 per cent) to close at 376,393.70. The Junior Market Index advanced by 20.28 points (0.79 per cent) to close at 2,601.68. The JSE USD Equities Index advanced by 1.15 points (0.61 per cent) to close at 188.79.

The JSE Financial Index declined by 0.33 points (0.34 per cent) to close at 97.66. The JSE Manufacturing & Distribution Index advanced by 0.19 points (0.25 per cent) to close at 77.26.

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